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Antimalarial Activities of Seaweeds Spatoglossum schroederi, Gracilaria birdiae and Udotea flabellum from Rio Grande do Norte Coast, Brazil

@inproceedings{Dantas2015AntimalarialAO,
  title={Antimalarial Activities of Seaweeds Spatoglossum schroederi, Gracilaria birdiae and Udotea flabellum from Rio Grande do Norte Coast, Brazil},
  author={G. Dantas and H. Rocha and Rodrigo C. N. Amorim and L. F. R. Silva and A. M. Pohlit and V. Andrade-Neto},
  year={2015}
}
Aim : The present study aimed to evaluate the antimalarial activity in vitro and in vivo of algae extracts, Spatoglossumschroederi , Gracilariabirdiae and Udotea flabellum . Methods : Due to the emergence of resistant strains, the research to development for new antimalarial drugs is needed. It is known that one of the most promising sources for the development of new anti-malarial drugs is natural products. Therefore, tests were performed in vitro with Plasmodium falciparum 3D7 strain, and… Expand